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Monteverde Costa Rica’s Primary Rainforest Settled by Quakers

MONTEVERDE, COSTA RICA'S PRIMARY RAINFOREST MONTEVERDE LAND OF CLOUD FORESTS AND QUAKERS RURAL COSTA RICA Monteverde lies high in the mountains of central Costa Rica, seven thousand feet above sea level. Clouds seem to shroud the cool environment , and mist floats across the horizon. The road to get there, well-if you can call it a road…..The...

Costa Rica’s Independence Day September 15

September 8, 1502 Christopher Columbus arrived on the Atlantic Coast of Costa Rica near the present city of Limon. The native Indians greeted the Spaniards with interest and brought them cotton cloth, gold pendants as well as weapons-clubs, bows and arrows. The Indians wore gold mirrors around their necks. The Spaniards were impressed because they ...

The Oaks Condominiums Tamarindo Costa Rica

If you are planning a vacation to Costa Rica's  NW Guanacaste Beaches and want a beautiful reasonably priced place to stay I can recommend The Oaks Condominiums Tamarindo Costa Rica.   The location is perfect because of the short driving distance to several of Costa Rica's most beautiful beaches. Flamingo Beach is one of these beaches and consid...